Hoover Presto vs Electrolux Ergorapido Difference and Similarities

The Hoover Presto BH20090 and Electrolux Ergorapido EL1014A are 2 combo vacuum cleaners, they have the detachable hand vac design which allows you to use them as a hand or stick vacuum. They are similar but also have some difference.

** The Hoover Presto has a wider cleaning path which is 10.5″ versus 8.3″ on the Electrolux Ergorapido.

** The Presto features a Clear Nozzle Window that is convenient to check if it gets stuck by hair or other things. While there is no clear part on the nozzle of Electrolux Ergorapido.

** The Hoover Presto uses Nickel Cadmium battery while the EL1014A uses NiMH battery.

** The BH20090 features folding handle while the EL1014A has a fixed handle.

** The BH20090 has one fixed power level while the EL1014A has 2 (high, low) options.

** The Presto has HEPA filter while the Ergorapido does not.

More side by side specs comparison, read the table below.

Compare Electrolux Ergorapido EL1014A vs Presto BH20090 Specs

 Hoover Presto 2-in-1 Cordless Stick Vacuum BH20090Electrolux Ergorapido 2-in-1 Stick/Handheld Vacuum EL1014A
Hoover Presto BH20090
DesignStick/Handheld 2 in 1Stick/Handheld 2 in 1
Detachable Hand VacYesYes
Price$99.99 at Hoover.com
price checked on September 2, 2014
$99.99 at electroluxappliances.com
price checked on September 2, 2014
Bagged or BaglessBaglessBagless
Dirt Bin CapacityNot Specified0.50 Dry Qts
Power SourceBattery OperatedBattery Powered
Battery TypeNickel CadmiumNiMH
Power14.4 volts9.6 Volts
Batter Lifeabout 15 minutesabout 15 minutes
Charge Time6-8 hours 15 to 20 hours
Motorized BrushrollYesYes
Brushroll On/OffNoNo
Washable FiltersYesYes
HEPA FiltrationYesNo
Weight6 pounds5.5 pounds
Swivel NozzleYesYes
Nozzle Width10.5"8.3"
Height AdjustmentNoNo
Brushed Edge CleaningNoNo
Included Tools3-in-1 Dusting, Crevice, and Upholstery Tool crevice tool and dusting brush
Cleaning WandNoNo
Clear Dirt Cup Yes Yes
Clear Nozzle WindowYesNo
ColorGray or RedOrange
Charging StandYesYes
Wall Mountable
Full Bin IndicatorNoNo
Power SettingsOneHigh and Low
Warranty1 year limited warranty2 year limited warranty
Manualdownload manualUser Guide

These 2 lightweight vacuums are at the same price level, both of them do not receive high custom ratings (3.6 out of 5 stars when we wrote this post) on Amazon. They works similarly, buying which one depends on your own personal preference.

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One Answer to Hoover Presto vs Electrolux Ergorapido Difference and Similarities

  1. cooliomonkey says:

    Information above show the comparative advantage of hoover 2-in-1 vacuum cleaner. What about the cleaning process which one is easier?

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